Analyst Profile

Irma Fabular

Irma Fabular

VP, Team Manager

5 years at Gartner,  37 years industry experience

Location:  CA USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Irma Fabular is a Vice President and Team Manager in the Industries Research Group at Gartner. She leads a global team of research analysts focused on the government vertical. She supports several key initiatives for government CIOs and public sector technology and service providers (TSPs) product leaders. The key initiatives for government CIOs cover IT modernization, innovation, and digital transformation. These initiatives help accelerate planning, implementation and adoption of digital transformation in government. For public sector TSPs product leaders, the key initiatives include industry product planning and strategy as well as industry technology market essentials. These encompass enterprise IT spending forecasts and demand, growth opportunities and risks, competitive landscape, and emerging business and technology trends. The TSP public sector key initiatives enable product leaders and other technology business leaders effectively plan, develop, innovate, deploy, and position solutions for the government and education markets. Ms. Fabular has over 20 years of experience working at Gartner providing advisory and consulting services for government, education, and health clients. She has supported many client engagements focused on optimizing the contributions of information and technology solutions to organizational performance, transformation, and innovation.


Previous Experience

Prior to Gartner, Ms. Fabular held IT leadership and operational management positions supporting law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services, healthcare, software product development, medical device manufacturing, and oceanographic research. In those positions, she designed, developed, implemented, and managed IT solutions for 911 emergency communications and dispatching; enterprise resource management; human resources and payroll; financial management; and patient care management.

Professional Background

  • City of San Diego and County of San Diego, IT Director, 5 years
  • Computer Sciences Corp. (now Perspecta), Application Software Engineer, 1 year
  • University of California, San Diego Health, Systems Analyst, 2 years


  • B.S., Business Administration, with an emphasis in Information Systems, San Diego State University
  • M.S., Systems Management, University of Southern California, Viterbi School of Engineering